The table below looks at the statistics for the Validation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Validation Engineer
Rank 250 - 242
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Validation Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.018% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% - 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -16.47%
Validation Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5476 6026 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4950 4665
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Validation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Validation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Validation Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation Engineer across the South West region.

Validation Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Validation Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Validation Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £42,500 - 1
Validation Engineer
England

Validation Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Validation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Validation Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Ada
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive

Validation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Validation Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Validation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ada
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans